Most experts would agree that the Nile River in Egypt is the longest in the world, so it is little wonder that there are plenty of cities, towns and villages situated on its banks. This includes the Nile Area located around the areas of the city of Giza (on the western side of the river) and the city of Luxor on the eastern bank. A Nile Area holiday is the perfect choice for those who have a keen interest in ancient Egypt and want easy access to the multitude of ancient attractions that can be found surrounding this part of the great river. A Nile Area holiday rental villa is guaranteed to have all of the luxuries you would expect in your holidays to Egypt as well as some fantastic views of the mighty river itself.
As well as the astonishing range of attractions that can be enjoyed on a Nile Area holiday, there are still some staple popular activities that visitors can enjoy in the area including swimming, sailing, walking, cycling, bird watching and horse riding. Of course though, you simply cannot come to this part of the world without indulging in a long cruise along the historic and awe-inspiring Nile river. Soak in all of that ancient culture and history as you meander along this watery transport network.
Undoubtedly, once you leave your beautiful Nile Area holiday rental villa, you will be a stone’s throw away from some of the most well-preserved and fascinating attractions to be found in your holidays to Egypt. For example, the city of Luxor itself has a great many interesting places to visit including the Mummification Museum. Here visitors can learn all about the ancient Egyptian technique, which was not only applied to Pharaohs but to cats and birds too!
If you are now convinced that booking a fantastic Nile Area holiday rental villa is the right way to go then you will be even more delighted to learn that you can expect to enjoy some fabulous weather too in your holidays to Egypt. The warmest months of the year to have a Nile Area holiday are usually June, July and August when the temperature can soar to a blistering 41°C. The winter months of January and February see the temperature drop to between a reasonable 16° and 23°C. The annual rainfall amount for the area is less than 1 inch!
Travellers on a Nile Area holiday can arrive at Cairo Airport (CAI) which is approximately 24 miles away from the area. Amongst the air operators offering cheap, frequent flights to the area are Air France, British Airways, KLM and Aer Lingus. Passengers can depart the UK from various airports such as London Heathrow (LHR), Glasgow (GLA), Southampton(SOU), Cardiff (CWL) and Belfast (BFS).